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by tmokonen
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: OliThink 5.4.0 has been published with an big leap in strength for only 3 lines of code
Replies: 31
Views: 1687

Re: OliThink 5.4.0 has been published with an big leap in strength for only 3 lines of code

It looks like the links for the Java version are out of date. The site says 5.4.11, but the links point to 5.4.6.
by tmokonen
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Website engines
Replies: 24
Views: 1037

Re: Website engines

Yes, Chess Tiger has always been private commercial version, and has never been open source, and never will be. I wish Christophe will start working on it again, especially the PC version. There is not any money in mobile/smartphone chess... Funny though that Christophe offers the more recent iPhon...
by tmokonen
Fri Jul 03, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Website engines
Replies: 24
Views: 1037

Re: Website engines

Ovyron wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:02 am
Copyright once again getting in the way of people's enjoyment, what a surprise.
The Windows version is still being sold commercially. Stop whinging and pay for it if you want it.
by tmokonen
Tue Jun 02, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Scorpio 3.01-3.02-3.03-3.04-3.05-3.06-3.07 .exe files
Replies: 2
Views: 400

Re: Scorpio 3.01-3.02-3.03-3.04-3.05-3.06-3.07 .exe files

I probably have all those versions, and multiple different executables for each of those versions, as Scorpio's release page is very often silently updated. My collection is probably nowhere near complete. Let me go through all my different hard drives and see what I have.
by tmokonen
Fri May 29, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Marcel van Kervinck
Replies: 18
Views: 1620

Re: Marcel van Kervinck

RIP Marcel. MSCP was a fun program to study when I first started my journey into chess programming.
by tmokonen
Wed May 27, 2020 4:28 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Call an engine from BASIC?!
Replies: 29
Views: 1757

Re: Call an engine from BASIC?!

Many years ago, Thomas McBurney, author of the chess engines Kanguruh and Minimax (both written in BASIC), sent me a chunk of BASIC code using pipes to communicate with an external program. Keep in mind that this code is for 32 bit Windows, and written in FreeBASIC, and would have to be adapted to 6...
by tmokonen
Tue May 26, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Need Crafty compiles Windows 64 bits
Replies: 2
Views: 341

Re: Need Crafty compiles Windows 64 bits

There are some executables posted in this thread:

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